SMB MailSlot Protocol (Mailslot)
The Mailslot protocol is part of the ["SMB"] protocol family.
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- ["SMB"]: Typically, Mailslot uses ["SMB"] as its transport protocol.
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The Mailslot dissector is (fully functional, partially functional, not existing, ... whatever the current state is). Also add info of additional Ethereal features where appropriate, like special statistics of this protocol.
There are no Mailslot specific preference settings.
Example capture file
XXX - Add a simple example capture file to the SampleCaptures page and link from here. Keep it short, it's also a good idea to gzip it to make it even smaller, as Ethereal can open gzipped files automatically.
A complete list of Mailslot display filter fields can be found in the [http://www.ethereal.com/docs/dfref/m/mailslot.html display filter reference]
Show only the Mailslot based traffic:
You cannot directly filter Mailslot protocols while capturing.
- see ["SMB"] page for further information